19,000 More Americans Could Die From COVID-19 In The Next 20 Days, CDC Composite Forecast ShowsPublic health experts are pleading for Americans to wear masks and not let their guard down as social gatherings are fueling the nationwide crisis.
Rancho Cordova Leaders Consider Sales Tax Increase To Make Up For Pandemic LossesIf voters approve it, the new sales tax would be 8.75%, the same as Sacramento city's tax, but a full percentage point higher than Sacramento County's sales tax.
California Lawmakers Advance 3 Bills Spurred By CoronavirusCalifornia lawmakers on Wednesday advanced several bills spurred by the coronavirus, including one designed to aid food sector employees and another to stockpile personal protective equipment so the state isn't caught short again.
California Withholds Virus Money From 2 Defiant CitiesGov. Gavin Newsom is using new powers to withhold money from two cities in California’s Central Valley that are defying his health orders by allowing all businesses to open during the pandemic.
Are Strike Teams A Success? State Points To Improvements In Imperial CountyCounty leaders there say they are looking for answers on what a strike team may look like.
US Senators Introduce Bill That Would Provide Masks For All AmericansAll Americans could have access to high-quality, reusable masks, thanks to a new bill introduced into the U.S. Senate on Tuesday.
California Lawmakers Propose $100 Billion Stimulus PlanDemocrats who control California's Legislature on Monday proposed a $100 billion economic stimulus plan that relies on what they are calling “future tax vouchers” along with speeding up other spending during the coronavirus pandemic.
Republicans To Include $1,200 Checks, Smaller Federal Unemployment Aid In New Stimulus ProposalWhite House officials and Senate Republicans are finalizing a bill that would offer $1,200 checks to many Americans and that would not renew the full unemployment insurance enhancement as part of a proposal for the next stimulus bill set to be unveiled Monday, several top administration officials said Sunday.
State Reaching Back Out To Recruit Qualified Staff For California Health CorpsBoth San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties say they're running out of traditional ICU beds and need more staff, so where are the state's touted Health Corps workers?
Colusa County Becomes COVID-19 Hotspot, Positivity Rate Jumps To 21%And after months of ignoring the problem, Colusa County leaders are scrambling to control the spread.
California Adding 420 Million More Protective Masks To Its StockpileGovernor Gavin Newsom says he has ordered the state to purchase 420 million new protective masks to add to its stockpile.
CBS13 Investigates: Does Governor's 'Great Plates Delivered' Program Deliver On Promises?According to data obtained by CBS13, fewer than half of the participating cities and counties are providing the full 21 meals a week.
'It's Inevitable': Health Officials Say El Dorado County Could End Up On State's Watch ListEl Dorado County health officials said it's likely inevitable that the county finds itself on the state's watch list in a matter of weeks. Though, with public help, Dr. Nancy Williams says there's still a slim chance at avoiding it.
CDC Extends US Ban On Cruise Ships Through SeptemberFederal health officials are extending the U.S. ban on cruise ships through the end of September as coronavirus infections rise in most U.S. states.
Trump Seen Wearing Face Mask In Public For First TimePresident Trump on Saturday was seen wearing a face mask for the first time in public while touring Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Mr. Trump has long resisted wearing a face mask despite the recommendations of the White House, but he recently said he's "all for masks."